Carl And Verna Schmidt Foundation

Location: Po Box 638, Rochester, 55903 MN

EIN: 23-7423942

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3Openminded2"Gets" nonprofits and issues2Friendly2Positive leader in the field2Responsive1Bureaucratic1Risk taker

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Carl And Verna Schmidt Foundation

Jul 19, 2019

Reviewer 9705 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

It's worthwhile to make an initial call to ascertain interest.

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Positive leader in the field, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Jun 26, 2019

Reviewer 1360 - Professional in the field

If you want this funder's one-page application form, I think if you call its phone number or leave a voice mail with your organization's name and address, it will mail you its paper application. Everything is done by phone or on paper with this funder. The only component that is online is its 990 forms.

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Positive leader in the field, Risk taker, Friendly, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded

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Nov 30, 2018

Did not apply

It's hard to connect with them to even get application information and details. Be prepared to be persistent.

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Bureaucratic

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Jun 19, 2017

Reviewer 115 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2016

They don't have any information online currently, but they were very responsive when I sent them a letter in the mail. They were also willing to respond via a phone call, but they aren't always available. Snail mail is the best way.

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Friendly, Openminded, Responsive

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